BRILEY, Gerald Loyd “Jerry”, age 85, of Centerville, passed away on Monday, October 2, 2017.
Gerald was born on May 20, 1932 in Shelbyville, IN to Earl and Zola Briley. He proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War. Gerald worked for Dayton Manufacturing for many years and retired from Ledex Inc. He attended Church of the Incarnation for 20 years.
During his free time, Gerald enjoyed painting still life and working on cars and radio controlled air planes. He was a member of Holy Angels Bridge for Charity, and played for over 50 years.
Gerald is preceded in death by his parents, and one brother. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Marilyn; children, Michael (Juliet) Briley, Lisa (Phillip) Ulrich, Mark (Rita) Briley, and Matthew (Sophia) Briley; daughter-in-law, Vicki Briley; and 11 grandchildren.
The family will greet friends from 4:00-7:00pm on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Routsong Funeral Home, 81 N. Main St., Centerville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00am on Friday, October 6, 2017 at Church of the Incarnation, 7415 Far Hills Ave., Centerville. Burial in Bellbrook Cemetery.